The weekly alert to WWI talks being shown this upcoming weekend on C-SPAN3.  All are talks given at the National World War I Museum and Memorial’s symposium in early November.  All but one has been aired before.

Lee Pollack’s talk on “Winston Churchill’s Military Career” airs again on Saturday morning the 14th at 8:00 a.m. CT, and again at 4:00 a.m. CT on Sunday morning the 15th.

Airing for the first time is John Kuehn’s talk, “World War I at Sea,” at 6:07 p.m. CT on Saturday.

Repeating twice on Saturday is Volker Berghahn’s talk, “Business Interests and U.S. Neutrality in World War I.”  First airing is at 7:55 p.m. CT, then again at 11:55 p.m. CT.

Finally on Sunday morning is Annessa Stagner’s talk, “‘Shell Shock’ During World War I,” at 10:10 a.m. Sunday morning.

Blair Tarr is the Museum Curator of the Kansas State Historical Society. He oversees the three-dimensional collections of the Society, but has special interests in the Civil War, Wichita-made Valentine diners, and Leavenworth's Abernathy Furniture. In the last few years he has also done a lot of cramming on The Great War. He is a past president of the Kansas Museums Association and the Civil War Round Tables of both Kansas City and Eastern Kansas. He is currently a board member of the Heritage League of Greater Kansas City.